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    Afghan army struggles to cope - 24 Oct 07

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    Al Jazeera English

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    One of the biggest challenges facing Nato forces in Afghanistan is that people consider them an occupying force. In one region, Afghanistan's own soldiers are beginning to play a more dominant role. But as Al Jazeera's Hamish MacDonald found in Helmand province, many Afghan soldiers say they are still not ready to take the lead.